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Open house brings crowd to campus research hub

A crowd gathers to enjoy a concert at Outside at Research Park. This festival is one of many that contributes to Champaign-Urbana's vibrant culture.

By Ben Lash

June 14, 2015

The Research Park at the University hosted a community open house on Friday, where companies operating within the Park demonstrated their projects. Guests also had the opportunity to tour buildings occupied by different corporations and companies, such as State Farm and Yahoo.“Research Park does o...

Celebrating Pi with Pie

Celebrating Pi with Pie

March 13, 2014

Pi and pie have a lot in common. One is packed with mathematical applications, while the other is packed with tasty fruits or meats. One is an internationally known mathematical constant, while the other is a classic American culinary tradition. Both are centuries old, and both are celebrated nation...

Research Park hosts third annual Mobile Development Day

Alex Scheeline of Spectroclick, answers a question from University panel moderator Mark Nolan during a panel in the Excellence Room at the I-Hotel for Mobile Development Day, on Friday.

February 3, 2014

Executives and developers from various corporations attending the Research Park’s Mobile Development Day filled the Chancellor’s Ballroom at the I-Hotel on Friday. The event consisted of keynote speeches and panels and allowed for companies to network and share ideas about mobile technology. “It...